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Greek translation: σύμβολο

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19:27 Nov 1, 2008
English to Greek translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Idioms / Maxims / Sayings / literary
English term or phrase: byword
cooper is a byword for great civilizations
Tania Gkagkali
Local time: 22:32
Greek translation:σύμβολο
Explanation:
byword = One that represents a type, class, or quality: "Polyester got its déclassé reputation in the 1970s after cheap, poorly made double-knit leisure suits became a byword for bad taste" Fortune.
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George Linos
Local time: 22:32
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4 +4σύμβολο
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1 min   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +4
σύμβολο


Explanation:
byword = One that represents a type, class, or quality: "Polyester got its déclassé reputation in the 1970s after cheap, poorly made double-knit leisure suits became a byword for bad taste" Fortune.


    Reference: http://www.thefreedictionary.com/byword
George Linos
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agree  socratisv: http://www.answers.com/byword
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agree  Vicky Papaprodromou
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agree  Nick Lingris: Ελπίζω copper (εκτός κι αν είναι ο Γκάρι).
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agree  Evi Prokopi
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